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Series Conclusion: Understanding U.S. Food Safety Policies

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The persistence of these substancoes in U.S. foods can be attributed to several factors, including industry influence, regulatory approaches, economic considerations, and the interpretation of scientific evidence.
Industry Influence and Economic Factors The food industry in the U.S. has significant influence over food policies and regulations. This influence is often exercised through lobbying to shape legislation favoring industry interests (Nestle, 2013). One of the industry’s key arguments is the economic benefit of using these additives. They argue that these substances help to produce food more efficiently and cheaply, which can help keep prices down for consumers.

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